The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 57 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.05% 0.31% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% 1.72% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £375 £475 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -20.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
WebSphere Application Server
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
105 174 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.77% 18.11% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 94 85
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% -2.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Milton Keynes region.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (92.86%) J2EE
2 13 (92.86%) Web Services
3 12 (85.71%) IBM
3 12 (85.71%) CA Wily
4 11 (78.57%) Bash Shell
4 11 (78.57%) High Availability
4 11 (78.57%) JNDI
4 11 (78.57%) Korn
4 11 (78.57%) Garbage Collection
4 11 (78.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (78.57%) Clustering
4 11 (78.57%) Jython
4 11 (78.57%) SSL
4 11 (78.57%) Python
4 11 (78.57%) HTTP
4 11 (78.57%) JDBC
4 11 (78.57%) SOAP
5 6 (42.86%) Introscope
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) JBoss
7 2 (14.29%) Unix
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
7 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) HTTP
1 11 (78.57%) SSL
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Introscope
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Administrator
1 9 (64.29%) WebSphere Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) J2EE
1 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) JDBC
2 11 (78.57%) JNDI
2 11 (78.57%) SOAP
2 11 (78.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) JSP
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Garbage Collection
1 11 (78.57%) High Availability
2 2 (14.29%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Bash Shell
1 11 (78.57%) Jython
1 11 (78.57%) Korn
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) CA